Catharina - Meaning of Catharina

What does Catharina mean?

[ 4 syll. cat-ha-ri-na, ca-thar-ina ] The baby girl name Catharina is pronounced Kaa-Taa-RIY-Naa in Dutch †. Catharina's language of origin is Old Greek. It is predominantly used in the Dutch, English, German, and Scandinavian languages.

In addition, Catharina is a Dutch, English, German, and Scandinavian variant spelling of the English, Estonian, and German Katharina and a Dutch, English, German, and Scandinavian form of the English Katherine.

Forms of the name include the Dutch Kaatje and the Dutch Nienke.

Variant forms inherit both the origin and meaning of the name Catharina.

Other forms of Catharina include the diminutives Ka (Dutch) and Ninke (Dutch).

See also the related categories, english, greek, dutch, scandinavian, and german.

Catharina is an irregularly used baby girl name. It is not ranked within the top 1000. In 2018, within the family of girl names directly linked to Catharina, Katherine was the most frequently used.

Baby names that sound like Catharina include Catarina, Catherina, Katariina, Katarina, Katharina, Caitríona, Caterina, Katherina, Kathyrine, Caitrin, Caitrín, Caterin, Catharine, Catharyn, Catharyne, Catheirn, Catherin, Catherine, Cathern, and Catheryn.

† Pronunciation for Catharina: K as in "key (K.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"



Meaning of Catharina Meaning of Ninke Meaning of Katharina Meaning of Katherine
Baby Name Explorer for Catharina

Catharina Popularity Charts

Legend:
blue:boy name
red:girl name
italics:unisex name
bold:primary name